Steven Ward

Steven Ward



Stanford University

Encina Hall, C213

Stanford, CA 94305-6165

(650) 736-9419 (voice)

Research Interests

International relations theory | International security | Power transitions | Grand strategy | International social status | East Asian security | American foreign policy


Steven Ward is a Junior Faculty Fellow at CISAC for the year 2017-2018 and an Assistant Professor in the Government Department at Cornell University. He holds an MA in Security Studies and a PhD in Government from Georgetown University. He is the author of Status and the Challenge of Rising Powers (Cambridge University Press, 2017). His work has appeared in Security Studies and International Studies Quarterly.